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Federal (USV)

Private

Franklin Garlaugh

(1843 - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Freedom, WI, he enlisted in Company A, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 10 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Death information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which lists him as Frank Garlough. Service details from the Roster2. He was just under 19 years and 6 months old at his death.

Birth

03/00/1843

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3534]

2   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pg. 498  [AotW citation 10250]